isoseismic

/aɪsoʊˈsaɪzmɪk/ (say uysoh'suyzmik)

adjective
1. relating to equal intensity of earthquake shock.
2. denoting or relating to an imaginary line on the earth's surface connecting points characterised by such intensity.
noun
3. an isoseismic line.
Also, isoseismal.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • isoseismic — /uy seuh suyz mik, suys /, adj. Geol. 1. noting or pertaining to equal intensity of earthquake shock. 2. noting or pertaining to an imaginary line on the earth s surface connecting points characterized by such intensity. n. 3. an isoseismic line …   Universalium

  • isoseismic — “+ adjective Etymology: is + seismic : isoseismal * * * /uy seuh suyz mik, suys /, adj. Geol. 1. noting or pertaining to equal intensity of earthquake shock. 2. noting or pertaining to an imaginary line on the earth s surface connecting points… …   Useful english dictionary

  • isoseismic — iso·seismic …   English syllables

  • isoseismal — [ī΄sō sīz′məl, ī΄sōsīs′məl] adj. 〚/span> ISO + Gr seismos, earthquake (see SEISMIC) + AL〛 1. of equal intensity of earthquake shock 2. conn …   Universalium

  • isoseismal — [ˌʌɪsə(ʊ) sʌɪzm(ə)l] adjective Geology denoting a line on a map connecting places where an earthquake was experienced with equal strength. Derivatives isoseismic adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • isoseismal —   a.,n. (line on map passing through places) of same intensity of earthquake shock.    ♦ isoseismic(al), a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • области изосейсмические — Области, в которых землетрясения проявились с одинаковой силой. [Словарь геологических терминов и понятий. Томский Государственный Университет] Тематики геология, геофизика Обобщающие термины землетрясенияэндогенные геодинамические процессы EN… …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • ізосейсти, ізосейсми — изосейсты isoseists, isoseismals, isoseismic lines, isoseismal lines *Isoseisten, Isoseismen ізолінії інтенсивності землетрусів; розділяють області з різним рівнем інтенсивності …   Гірничий енциклопедичний словник

  • isoseismal — [ī΄sō sīz′məl, ī΄sōsīs′məl] adj. [< ISO + Gr seismos, earthquake (see SEISMIC) + AL] 1. of equal intensity of earthquake shock 2. connecting or showing points of such equal intensity on the earth s surface [isoseismal lines on a map] n. an… …   English World dictionary

  • isoseismal — adj. & n. (also isoseismic) adj. having equal strength of earthquake shock. n. a line on a map connecting places having an equal strength of earthquake shock …   Useful english dictionary

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